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Max von Sydow

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Max von Sydow ( born 10 April 1929) is a Swedish actor. He has also held French citizenship since 2002. He has starred in many films and had supporting roles in dozens more. He has performed in films filmed in many languages, including Swedish, Norwegian, English, Italian, German, Danish, French and Spanish. Some of his most memorable film roles include knight Antonius Block in Ingmar Bergman's The Seventh Seal (the first of his eleven films with Bergman and the film that includes the iconic shot of his career in the scene where he plays chess with Death), Jesus in George Stevens's The Greatest Story Ever Told, Father Merrin in Friedkin's The Exorcist, Joubert the assassin in Three Days of the Condor, and Ming the Merciless in the 1980 version of Flash Gordon. Description above from the Wikipedia article Max von Sydow, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Apr 10, 1929 In Lund, Skåne län, Sweden
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie She Dances Alone
Latest Project:
series In the Dark 2017-07-11
Known For
Poster of Game of Thrones
Poster of Shutter Island
Movie She Dances Alone 2019
Series In the Dark Salomon August Andrée 2017-07-11
Series Close to the Enemy The Renter 2016-11-10
Movie The First, the Last Le croque-mort 2016-01-27
Movie The Letters Celeste van Exem 2015-12-04
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Lor San Tekka 2015-12-15
Movie Branded Marketing Guru 2012-09-06
Movie Max Von Sydow: Dialogues with The Renter Himself 2012-03-27
Series Game of Thrones Three-eyed raven 2011-04-17
Movie Robin Hood Sir Walter Loxley 2010-05-12
Movie Shutter Island Dr. Jeremiah Naehring 2010-02-14
Movie The Last Norwegian Troll The Last Norweigian Troll (voice) 2010-08-21
Movie Moomins and the Comet Chase Narrator (voice) 2010-08-06
Movie Solomon Kane Josiah Kane 2009-09-16
Movie A Man and His Dog Le commandant 2008-11-13
Movie Rush Hour 3 Varden Reynard 2007-08-08
Series The Tudors Cardinal Von Waldburg 2007-04-01
Series Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King 2006-03-27
Series Handy Manny Nels Gudmundsson 2006-09-16
Movie The Final Inquiry Tiberius 2006-12-13
Movie Heidi Uncle Alp 2005-08-19
Series Robson Arms The Emperor Ming 2005-06-17
Movie Curse of the Ring Eyvind 2004-11-19
Movie Hidden Children Valobra 2004-01-01
Series Clean House Rev. Abner Hale 2003-09-03
Series I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! Groom 2003-02-19
Movie Sleepless Moretti 2001-08-24
Movie The Gaul Guttuart 2001-01-24
Movie 1939-1945: The Seven Years That Shook the World 2000-01-01
Movie Conan Unchained: The Making of 'Conan' Himself 2000-01-01
Series Pay and Display Papinou 2000-07-12
Movie The Fear of God: 25 Years of The Exorcist Himself - 'Fr. Merrin' 1998-01-01
Movie What Dreams May Come The Tracker 1998-10-02
Series Fantasy Island Director Lamar Burgess 1998-09-26
Series Daria Admiral Chernavin 1997-03-03
Movie The Princess and the Pauper Epos 1997-06-30
Movie Solomon Davide 1997-12-15
Movie Private Confessions Jacob 1996-12-25
Movie Hamsun Knut Hamsun 1996-04-19
Series Radetzky March Baron Franz von Trotta und Sipolje 1995-12-27
Movie Citizen X Dr. Alexandr Bukhanovsky 1995-02-25
Movie Radetzkymarsch Baron Franz von Trotta und Sipolje 1995-01-01
Movie Jerusalem Vicar 1995-09-05
Movie Judge Dredd Chief Justice Fargo 1995-06-30
Movie A che punto è la notte Arcivescovo di Torino 1994-04-07
Movie Needful Things Leland Gaunt 1993-08-27
Movie The Silent Touch Henry Kesdi 1992-09-30
Movie The Best Intentions Johan Åkerblom 1992-05-24
Movie A Kiss Before Dying Thor Carlsson 1991-04-26
Movie Until the End of the World Henry Farber 1991-12-25
Movie Europa 1991-05-11
Movie Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes Father Siemes 1990-08-06
Movie Father Joe Mueller 1990-08-16
Movie Awakenings Dr. Peter Ingham 1990-12-04
Series A Peaceable Kingdom Töre 1989-09-20
Movie Ghostbusters II Vigo (voice) 1989-06-15
Movie The Second Victory Dr. Huber 1987-06-04
Movie Pelle the Conqueror Lassefar 1987-12-25
Movie The Wolf at the Door August Strindberg 1986-09-05
Movie Kojak: The Belarus File Peter Barak 1985-02-16
Series The Last Place on Earth Fridtjof Nansen 1985-02-18
Movie Code Name: Emerald Jürgen Brausch 1985-09-07
Movie The Ice Pirates 1984-03-16
Movie Samson and Delilah Sidka 1984-03-31
Movie The Soldiers's Tale The devil 1984-01-01
Movie Le dernier civil Gérard Bauerle 1984-11-04
Movie Dreamscape Doctor Paul Novotny 1984-08-15
Movie Target Eagle 1984-04-26
Movie Strange Brew Brewmeister Smith 1983-08-26
Movie Never Say Never Again Ernst Stavro Blofeld 1983-10-07
Movie Conan the Barbarian King Osric 1982-04-02
Series Newsnight Dr. Liet Kynes 1980-01-30
Movie Hurricane Dr. Bascomb 1979-04-12
Movie Exorcist II: The Heretic Father Lancaster Merrin 1977-06-17
Movie March or Die François Marneau 1977-09-08
Movie Heart of a Dog Professor Filipp Filippovich Preobrazenski 1976-01-23
Movie Three Days of the Condor G. Joubert 1975-09-24
Series The Cuckoo Waltz Samuel 1975-10-27
Movie Steppenwolf Harry Haller 1974-01-01
Movie The New Land Karl-Oskar 1972-01-01
Movie The Emigrants Karl Oskar 1971-03-08
Movie The Apple War Roy Lindberg 1971-12-18
Movie The Kremlin Letter Colonel Kosnov 1970-02-01
Movie Made in Sweden Magnus Rud 1969-03-17
Movie The Passion of Anna Andreas Winkelman 1969-11-10
Movie Hour of the Wolf Johan Borg 1968-01-01
Movie Shame Jan Rosenberg 1968-09-29
Movie Here Is Your Life Smålands-Pelle 1966-12-26
Movie The Quiller Memorandum Oktober 1966-11-10
Movie Interlude in the Marshland Alex Kvist 1965-02-22
Movie The Mistress The Man 1962-02-19
Movie Through a Glass Darkly Martin 1961-10-16
Movie Brink of Life Harry Andersson, Stinas man 1958-03-31
Movie The Magician Albert Emanuel Vogler 1958-12-26
Movie The Seventh Seal Antonius Block 1958-10-13
Movie Mr. Sleeman Is Coming The hunter 1957-04-18
Movie Wild Strawberries Henrik Åkerman 1957-12-26
Movie Rätten att älska Bergman 1956-02-27
Movie Only a Mother Nils 1949-10-31